American Chemistry Council
Campaign Finance$2,990,267 Given
Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:
- contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
- only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
- contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
- corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
- organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.
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Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.
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Lobbying on Behalf of American Chemistry Council
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount American Chemistry Council $71,505,698
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Chemical Industry,
- Environment & Superfund,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Homeland Security,
- Clean Air & Water,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.1380 New Alternative Transportation to Give Americans Solutions Act of 2011 H.R.1523 Ban Poisonous Additives Act of 2009 S.593 Ban Poisonous Additives Act of 2009 S.753 BPA-Free Kids Act of 2009 H.R.432 Ban Poisonous Additives Act of 2011 H.R.908 Full Implementation of the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Act S.136 Ban Poisonous Additives Act of 2011 S.1733 Green Taxis Act of 2009 H.R.2997 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 S.1406 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
RegulationsMentioned in 1054 dockets; Submitted to 68 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.
Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.
Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "American Chemistry Council" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 12 OSHA HAZARD COMMUNICATION 2006
- Toggle 10 PHMSA Applicability of Hazardous Materials Regulations to Loading, Unloading and Storage 1998
- Toggle 3 OSHA Combustible Dust 2009
- Toggle 3 PHMSA Hazardous Materials: Enhancing Rail Transportation Security for Toxic Inhalation 2004
- Toggle 3 PHMSA Applicability of the Hazardous Materials Regulations to Persons Who Hazardous Materials for Transportation in Commerce 2004
- Toggle 2 TSA Protection of Sensitive Security Information 2003
- Toggle 2 FRA Improving the Safety of Railroad Tank Car Transportation of Hazardous Materials 2006
- Toggle 2 PHMSA U.S. DOT/RSPA - Hazardous Materials: Changes to the Hazard Communication Requirements, including Revision of Design of Labels and Placards for Materials Poisonous by Inhalation (PIH) 2003
- Toggle 2 OSHA HEXAVALENT CHROMIUM 2006
- Toggle 2 OPPM Guidelines for Designating Biobased Products for Federal Procurement 2012
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 85 EPA National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Industrial/ Commercial, and Institutional Boilers and Process Heaters 2002
- Toggle 81 EPA In Vitro Dermal Absorption Rate Testing of Certain Chemicals of Interest to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 2003
- Toggle 56 EPA Greenhouse Gas Mandatory Reporting 2008
- Toggle 53 EPA National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Chemical Manufacturing Area Sources 2008
- Toggle 53 EPA National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants: Final Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Hazardous Waste Combustors (Phase I Final Replacement Standards and Phase II) 2004
- Toggle 43 EPA Review of the National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Ozone 2005
- Toggle 42 PHMSA Applicability of Hazardous Materials Regulations to Loading, Unloading and Storage 1998
- Toggle 42 EPA Draft Toxicological Review of Chromium: In Support of Summary Information on the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) 2010
- Toggle 37 EPA Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - Identification of Non-Hazardous Secondary Materials That Are Solid Waste 2008
- Toggle 36 EPA Workshop: Cumulative Mixtures Risk of Six Selected Phthalates in Support of the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) 2010
Advisory Committees18 people on 13 committees
Data is based on disclosures required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Matches are based on the occurrence of the company name in the committee member affiliation. Variations in company names may cause some matches to be missed.
The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.
Table shows employees of "American Chemistry Council" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Environmental Protection Agency 7 people on 6 committees
- Toggle Department of Commerce 6 people on 3 committees
- Toggle Department of the Interior 2 people on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Defense 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of State 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Transportation 1 person on 1 committee